speak for


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Then they came for me - and there was no one left to speak for me.
Both she and her husband have recently become outspoken advocates for those unable to speak for themselves, frequently testifying before Congress in defense of the sanctity of life.
He is eating and breathing on his own, but will not be able to speak for some time.
The first woman in the House of Representatives, Jeannette Rankin of Montana, was asked to speak for "the womanhood of the country" in supporting the war.
The semiotic operation of the canon was supposed to control the understanding of the included texts, to establish an authorized and complete intertextual network that would enable the Bible (in the right hands) to speak for itself.